Task 38 - Greenhouse Gas Balances of Biomass and Bioenergy Systems

Task 38 Workshop at the

 Bioenergy Australia Meeting

Sydney, Australia, 26 March, 2004

jointly organized by






 

Workshop Program

Bioenergy Australia Meeting - Agenda

26 March 2004, 10:00 - 16:30. St. George Rowing Club

1.

Welcome and Introduction

(10:00-10:15)

2.

Report on the Activities of Bioenergy Australia

(10:15-10:35)

3.

Administration of Bioenergy Australia

(10:35-10:45)

4.

Bioenergy Australia 2003 Conference Wrap-up and Discussion on 2004 Conference

(10:45-11:00)

5.

Recent Developments from the Government (MRET, CAP …) (Denis Smedley - Australian Greenhouse Office)

(11:00-11:20)

6.

IEA Bioenergy Update

  • Task 30 Short Rotation Crops for Bioenergy
    Don McGuire
  • Task 31 Conventional Forestry Systems for Sustainable Production of Bioenergy
    John Raison
  • Task 32 Biomass Combustion and Cofriring
    Peter Coombes
  • Task 36 Energy from Integrated Solid Waste Management Systems
    Mark Glover
  • Task 38 Greenhouse Gas Balances of Biomass and Bioenergy Systems
    Annette Cowie

(11:20-11:45)

7.

IEA Bioenergy - Discussion on Participation 2004-2006

(11:45-11:55)

8.

Clean Energy Future Study and Outcome for Bioenergy
(Mark Diesendorf, Sustainability Centre)
Presentation Slides

(11:55-12:30)

Break for lunch and networking

IEA Bioenergy Task 38 Workshop

9.

Welcome and Introduction to Task 38 Workshop (Stephen Schuck, Bioenergy Australia)

(13:30-13:35)

10.

Highlights of IEA Bioenergy Task38 Activities
(Susanne Woess-Gallasch and Bernhard Schlamadinger, Joanneum Research, Austria)
Presentation Slides

(13:35-14:00)

11.

Developing Bioenergy Potentials and the Possible Role for International Trade
(Andre Faaij, Utrecht University, the Netherlands)
Presentation Slides

(14:00-14:25)

12.

Current and Future Perspectives on the Energy Sector in Ireland
(Carly Green, University College Dublin, Ireland)
Presentation Slides

(14:25-14:50)

13.

Latest on Bioenergy in the EU Emissions Trading System and in the CDM
(Bernhard Schlamadinger, Joanneum Research, Austria)
Presentation Slides

(14:50-15:15)

14.

Canadian Forest Industry Biomass Strategy and Potential in Biofuels from Fast Pyrolysis
(Doug Bradley, Canada)
Presentation Slides

(15:15-15:40)

15.

Afforestation and Climate Change: Government of Canada´s Work Activities
(Terry Hatton, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources, Canada)
Presentation Slides

(15:40-16:05)

16.

Discussion and Workshop Wind-up

(16:05-16:20)

17.

General

(16:20-16:30)

18.

Close

(16:30)